What's New


Track colors can now be changed using the menu Selection → Set Color of Selected Items... or by selecting an item and pressing one of the numeric keys 0-9. Color choices are saved as part of the document and are compatible with Garmin devices.


The Add/Remove Point tool has been renamed to Edit Point tool and it's functionality has been improved:

• Used without a modifier key, it will add a new point inside the nearest track segment
• Used with the Shift key, it will add a new point to the nearest end of the nearest track
• Used with the Option key, it will remove the nearest point
• Used with the Command key, it will move the nearest point


Support for XML namespaces has been improved. Unused namespaces will be removed from the document, and commonly used namespaces are built into Adze and can be restored for malformed documents

App Description

Adze makes it easy to edit GPX files on your Mac. With intelligent editing tools, statistics calculation and integration with popular mapping tools, editing GPS data has never been more straight forward.


• Split, merge and delete sections of tracks
• Automatically identify rest-stops and split the tracks at those locations
• Optimise tracks to remove unnecessary data and points
• Offset, overwrite or clear timestamps
• Calculate statistics such as distance and duration, elevation, and gradient
• Integration with Google Maps(tm) and Google Earth(tm) makes it easy to view your recorded tracks on a map

The full version allows you to save documents containing any number of tracks

App Screenshots

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App Changes

  • October 03, 2014 New version 1.4.4
  • June 14, 2014 Initial release